The Classical Quarterly

Research Article

On Negativing Greek Participles, Where the Leading Verbs are of a Type to Require μή

A. C. Moorhousea1

a1 University College, Swansea

It is one of the attractions of Greek syntax that it provides an abundance of usages which require careful discrimination, if we are to appreciate their value; and which at the same time present problems of interpretation which have not been completely solved. This is particularly the case with the use of the negatives, and it is one of these constructions with which we are concerned here.